"We could buy a ship for that much!!!" "Yeah, but who's gonna fly it, kid???" Trying to find the right guidance on getting past the challenges of finding the right GEAR for the right price and the ARTISTS for the right (paying) BUDGET price to make a VIABLE business? This one hour session is probably for YOU. Finding the right space (zoning issues?) Tips on isolation (especially if you have construction constraints) Decisions on gear (building the right mic closet, cables, pre-amps, converters) Marketing, marketing, MARKETING (...and uh...more marketing) Having the right partners for engineering/mixing/mastering
Songwriters tend to write from pure inspiration – which is the way it should be. But too often the emotional effect a song has on the listener won’t be as powerful as it was for the writer. The Songwriters Blueprint is a workshop created by renowned songwriting coach Jai Josefs to help you turn your inspired ideas into well crafted professional products that will successfully communicate your message to a wider audience and generate industry attention. Using examples from hit writers in the pop, indie, and singer/songwriter idioms whose work has touched millions, he will show you a step by step method for how you can immediately begin applying the process they use to your own writing.
Social media have become a vital promotional tool for artists. Discover 10 essential tips you need to create success with your music on social media with Jeff Straw, saxophonist, DJ and marketing director of Pyramind. Learn how to choose a platform and what content to post? A critical discussion to up-level your music, brand and online presence.
Ever wonder what makes up the DNA of a hit song? Matt Donner will dissect the theory and arrangement techniques of a current hit song for you in this MusicExpo exclusive installment of The Breakdown. Matt's wildly popular Breakdown YouTube series has racked up over 2 Million minutes watched in the last 12 months. Now's your chance to see it live for yourself, and get your songwriting questions asked by the man himself.
Mastering Engineering Jonathan Wyner (James Taylor, David Bowie, Aerosmith, Kiri Te Kanawa) shares expert advice on the topic of mixing for mastering and other insights to get your tracks ready for release. Buss compressor & EQ, RMS or dBfs levels, nothing is left off.